Spanish Week of October 8, 2018
1. Reading and Writing: Review text book preliminary then continue workbook grammar activities unit 1
2. Speaking: CD from Text and website 1, 2 3 Spanish
3. Grammar: continue practicing ser and estar
4. Vocabulary: Continue working on Basic Vocabulary for daily practice with the class.
5. Culture: See below
1. Reading and Writing: Write a paragraph telling what you did this weekend using the preterite
2. Speaking: Go to 1 2 3 Leisure Spanish Dialog to listen to the recordings then write down what you understand.
3. Grammar: Click on Present Regular Verbs to complete the sentences aloud with the class.
4. Vocabulary: Go to Leisure Activity Packet to see leisure vocabulary phrases then complete the activity on your own paper. Be ready to say aloud for the class.
5. Culture Vocabulary:
Culture: Who was Christopher Columbus
In 1892 this day became a legal holiday called Discovery Day? When was this day changed to Columbus Day? Why and how did Columbus day become a holiday? Who established this day as a legal holiday? What city in California changed Columbus Day to Indigenous Day? Where did the names of the ships come from? Go to NPR to listen to the podcast then write a summary of the recording.
Go to the link below to watch the short video clip about Columbus then write in English a things you learned and things that you found interesting or surprised you. Be ready to turn in for a grade.
You may listen to an episode of NPR on the Real Columbus. See below